Great opportunity for a strong Senior Designer at San Francisco based SAAS company in their downtown Portland office in a contract to hire role. 8+ years of commercial graphic design experience, working across multiple mediums & channels
This role will contribute to the strategic direction and visual expression (digital, interactive, social and print) of the brand and the development of externally-facing visual assets spanning mediums, channels and programs. Successful candidates will have the experience required to evolve and document an emerging technology brand; the organizational skills to define and develop resources to empower internal stakeholders; the creativity to develop intriguing campaign materials and content that drive demand; and the versatility to lead both the strategy and the execution.
Proficiency in Adobe CC, with an understanding of both graphic and web design principles and technologies
Understanding of cross-browser issues with regards to design and functionality requirements
Expertise in designing full-width responsive pages (2+ breakpoints per page)
Comfort with the B2B tech space, especially mature startups, SaaS a plus
Experience developing brand guidelines and inter-organizational brand portals
Ability to evolve visual design standards as required by technology innovations, content needs or strategic company decisions
Strong communication skills, ability to prioritize and manage work to adhere to critical timelines, positive attitude to boot
Strong conceptual thinker, who can work in a collaborative environment with different cross-functional partners
Ability to multi-task and prioritize between projects as priorities may change
Willingness to work individually and as part of a team
Bachelor’s degree in Graphic Design or a related field
Experience in managing contract resources and vendors
Bonus Points for: Proficiency in HTML and CSS
Experience with art direction for photo and video shoots
Quick-and-dirty video editing experience
Ability to work creatively around difficult resource and technical limitations
Knowledge of emerging design trends and technologies across web, Android and iOS.
Ability to handle multiple projects in a fast-paced environment.
Experience designing social media channels and web sites.
Ability to work in an office where lunches are early, music can be loud, and bungee jumping is encouraged
If this sounds like a great role for you, apply now!